[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Springfield as Title 8, Ch. 8.20, § 8.20.040, of the 1986 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- SWIMMING POOL
- An artificial pool of water located below surrounding grade, and having a depth of at least 36 inches as measured from the lowest point in the pool a vertical distance to the grade level.
No swimming pool, as defined in this chapter, shall be located within any building zone unless it complies with this chapter.
A pool shall not be nearer than eight feet to any lot line or 10 feet to any dwelling.
Any person who violates this chapter shall be liable to a penalty of $5 for each day of the violation.